CmdrTaco from the who-didn't-predict-that dept.
Paul Boutin writes "A reliable source tells Valleywag that MySQL inventor Michael Widenius, better known as Monty, has resigned from Sun. Sun bought Monty's MySQL company in a billion-dollar deal last January. Brian Aker, who forked the Web 2.0-friendly Drizzle SQL database (and former Slashdot engineer!), remains at Sun."Kaj Arnö and Sheeri Cabral share their thoughts.
It's not so hard to lift yourself by your bootstraps once you're off the ground.
-- Daniel B. Luten